VLC Embraces the Windows 8 UI

Mar 13, 2014 by

The classic VLC media player receives the beta treatment and a home in the Windows Store. We give it a quick peek and share our thoughts.

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Microsoft Shutters Media Center Forums

Mar 6, 2014 by

Microsoft has closed down the Windows Expert Community. Within the sealed coffin lies years of Windows Media Center tips, tricks, and support information.

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Amazon Instant Video for Media Center Now Uses Silverlight

Feb 9, 2014 by

The Amazon Instant Video for Windows Media Center plugin has been updated to use Silverlight. It fixes the recent video playback issues and brings a new feature!

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SiriusXM Radio on Windows Media Center

Feb 7, 2014 by

Niveus' SiriusXM Radio add-in for Windows Media Center is still a great option for Media Center users hoping to get more out of their home media hub. Listen to all of your SiriusXM stations from your entertainment center without any extra hardware.

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How About a trakt Windows Media Center Plugin?

Jan 27, 2014 by

What are we missing from Windows Media Center? How about trakt.tv support? Would you support development of the plugin?

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Ceton Products on Sale for the Super Bowl

Jan 24, 2014 by

We don't typically see the Super Bowl being an occasion to run a big sale, but fortunately Ceton does! With their hometown team going to the Super Bowl they decided to throw a big sale!

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tubeCentric Closes Up Shop

Jan 22, 2014 by

tubeCore, a Windows Media Center plugin that makes consuming streaming Internet content far easier, is no longer in development. tubeCentric, the company behind the plugin, has closed up shop, but the plugin is still available for download.

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The Voice of Windows Media Center Users is Growing Louder [Updated 1/2...

Jan 16, 2014 by

Do you want the Xbox Video platform to support Windows Media Center Extender functionality? How about a Ceton-powered DVR accessory for the Xbox One? Here's your opportunity to vote for these fantastic ideas!

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Keeping Windows Media Center Alive Without Microsoft

Jan 16, 2014 by

Microsoft may have all but given up on Windows Media Center, but this community hasn't! Mark Terborg offers his opinions on how the community can keep this beloved product alive.

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Review: miniStack MAX Completes Our Mac mini HTPC

Jan 5, 2014 by

NewerTech's miniStack MAX adds missing external media and storage capabilities to your Mac mini or any computer and is the perfect companion for a Mac mini-based home theater PC.

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Amazon Instant Video for Windows Media Center Updated

Dec 19, 2013 by

Windows Media Center users now have a functioning plug-in for Amazon Instant Video. It's free, and the developer keeps adding more features!

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Is Google Preparing a Nexus TV?

Dec 8, 2013 by

Nexus TV is hot in the rumor mill. Will Google spring something on us at CES 2014? With the Nexus brand perhaps picking up where Google TV left off what does the future hold?

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